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January 11, 2014
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join us for the Dino Day festival on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at VMNH! Enjoy spectacular exhibits, fascinating presentations, and fun hands-on activities. We look forward to seeing you there!

Event: Dino Day festival
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Venue: Virginia Museum Of Natural History
Address: 21 Starling Avenue, Martinsville, VA 24112

This spectacular family festival features exhibits, games, food and fun activities for visitors of all ages.

Specimens on display at the festival will include:

  • Allosaurus
  • A skeleton of a 14 million year old baleen whale - Eobalaenoptera - suspended from a towering 40-foot ceiling
  • An animatronic model of a Triceratops
  • A model of a Syntarsus dinosaur with its prey
  • Tyrannosaurus Rex skull
  • Phytosaurus model
  • Pteranodon
  • Acrocanthosaurus
  • Tenontosaurus
  • Deinychus
  • Triceratops
  • And much more, including dinosaurs bones and other fossils collected at Virginia Museum Of Natural History research sites around the world.

Activities will include:

  • The Dino Dig Pit
  • Dino Crafts
  • Special Dino films
  • Costumed Dino characters, including Cera the Triceratops
    And much more!

Be sure to complete your visit with a stop in the VMNH Museum Store and PALEO Cafe for unique gifts, delicious lunches and snacks, and more.

More details will be announced soon.  For more information, please email information@vmnh.virginia.gov.  We look forward to seeing you at Dino Day!